Edgar Wolf reports on a member of China's budding environmentalist movement. Huo Daishan has fought to save the Huai river for decades. And his efforts are paying off.
Alarmed by the country's appalling environmental problems, the government is trying hard to clean up. Coal has been a major polluter, not only for steel production, but also for the basics of life at village level. Now China is converting to gas, just in time for winter
The world's second-largest economy has further reduced its pace of growth, with factory output missing analysts' expectations. More companies were closed as the government kept fighting industrial pollution.
China is a big climate polluter but the country also has ambitious goals to reduce its emissions and become a leader in green energy.
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